Overall Green alert Drought for South-East Asia-2023
in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016209
Name: South-East Asia-2023
Countries: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand
Start Date: End of Jan 2023
Duration: 318 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 47529 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Study of $100M Svay Rieng irrigation project complete2023-11-24T06:05+0100.

A feasibility study has been completed for a $100 million dollar project which aims to reduce flooding and improve irrigation in Svay Rieng province. The study of the Prek Neal Basin Water Supply and Flood Reduction Measures Project, Phase
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